The service VB Rescue provides to our local communities in partnership with Virginia Beach EMS would not be possible without our network of dedicated, highly skilled and professionally trained members.

Our members serve on the front of the front lines providing emergency medical services and responding to calls for help from their fellow neighbors. We are neighbors saving neighbors. We are everyday heroes, just like you, who enjoy the challenge and reward of saving lives.

If you have a passion for serving your community and helping those in need, you’ll find volunteering with VB Rescue to be a most rewarding experience.



To be eligible to join VB Rescue as an EMS provider, in addition to completing necessary training you must:


Be at least 18 years of age

Have earned a high school diploma or GED

Possess a valid driver’s license

Be able to read, write and speak the English language

Have a clean, neat appearance

Be of sound physical and mental condition, capable of performing all assigned duties

Team Members Needed

There are a number ways you can serve with VB Rescue depending on your skills and interests. Click on the following roles to learn more.



Rachael Braet-Foster

Volunteer, Chesapeake Beach

“I have always wanted to be part of an EMS system but never had the time to commit to it full time. VB provides a space for me to serve my community doing what I love with the flexibility I need.”

Derek Fuller

10 Year Volunteer

“VB Rescue volunteers and career staff stand ready to respond at a moment’s notice. We are truly neighbors taking care of neighbors while wanting to better the community that we live and work in.”



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Virginia Beach, Va. 23451

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